Journal-isms

The leading news column on diversity issues in the news media.
Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

Richard’s column also appears on TheRoot.com.
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Richard Prince is available for speaking engagements to groups of all sizes as well as media interviews and panel discussions.
Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
Latest entries
Asian Americans to Outnumber Blacks

Asian Americans to Outnumber Blacks

Projection for 2065 should give media pause; video airs vile comments to female journalists; column spurs action on ID for 107-year-old; Emerson tops USA Today's undergrad J-schools; 3 journalists of color among new Michigan fellows; writer blasts fans' 'attention-chasing histrionics'; Mexico cover-up called bigger issue than Trump; at night, archdiocese turned water on homeless; nominate...
Prince Sought Ties With Black Media

Prince Sought Ties With Black Media

'Vital to him that we were part of the mix'; no guarantees at Free Press after fellowships; 5 journalists of color among JSK Stanford fellows; Comcast-NBC merger led to Latino stereotypes; writer sees economic gulf between press, public; world bows down for Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’; print vs. digital: Which makes writer think twice? (4/25/16)
The Prince Story Gets Personal

The Prince Story Gets Personal

Journalists add own recollections to the mix; TMZ was first, but others not ready to trust it; Disney sells its share in Fusion back to Univision; plans change for building named after Trotter; payback for Trump's bad Mexican business deal? (4/22/16)
'It's All About the Harriets'

‘It’s All About the Harriets’

Some said all along: Tubman idea is on the money; Dawn Garcia named to lead JSK Fellows at Stanford; Lester Holt named NABJ's 'Journalist of the Year'; NAHJ to honor Arocha, Balta, Villafañe, Montemayor; Harris-Perry joins Elle.com as editor-at-large; Daily News fires editor over missing attribution; media faulted for failing to separate Muslims, ISIS; after...